Presidential bets calls for gun control, Obama reacts on Virginia shooting of news crew

Fourth Estate Staff Moneta, VA, United States (4E) - President Barack Obama reacted regarding the horrific shooting of a news crew in Virginia and noted that it breaks his heart. On the morning of August 26 in Moneta , Virginia, TV reporter 24-year-old Alison Parker and her camera man, 27-year-old Adam Ward, were shot while they were interviewing someone on live television. Obama shared, "It breaks my heart every time you read or hear about these kinds of incidents. What we know is that the number of people who die from g...MORE


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